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Essay On Killing People On Street Sports

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When somebody gets killed in the street for not following the order of a policeman or woman they deserve what they get. Sometimes killing people on street is to far. If they are surrendering to an officer the officer should not jump on the innocent victim. No matter how harsh the officer is to the victim you should always stand up and salute the flag for our troops that are overseas risking their lives so we do not have to. It does not matter if you are making millions of dollars in the National Football League, you should still have to stand for your country and if you do not like what we are doing you can always leave. All pro athletes should stand and not kneel during the National Anthem. During the Kaepernick’s protest many athletes from different football teams are starting to sit and some raised there fist during the…show more content…
To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way. There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with murder.” (Zirin 44-45). I understand where he coming from in this quote. You can not ignore bodies lying in the street dead. Cops can not have the right to do whatever they want. Just because they are a cop does not give them the right to shoot someone and say that they were charging at him and decided to shoot him dead. If anything they should have tazed him instead of killing him. You can not ignore when someone is being choked to death in the hands of another person. Colin has a freedom of speech just like everyone else in world and he made his presence known. I do not think that he should have been suspended for what he did, he was supporting something that he believed in and many NFL players followed the support of Kaepernick and they did not get suspended for kneeling down or raising their fist during the National
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